Merriam-Webster Logo
  • Dictionary
  • Thesaurus
  • Scrabble
  • Spanish Central
  • Learner's Dictionary

East Africa

geographical name

Definition of East Africa

  1. region E Africa —usually considered to include Tanzania, Kenya, Uganda, Rwanda, Burundi, & Somalia

Learn More about east africa

Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up East Africa? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).